Southern Ground Testing

Site Investigation specialists 


Diamond Drilling

Southern Ground Testing offer a varied service of diamond coring. Our tracked sampling rigs carry a coring attachment as standard to allow the penetration on hard standing of up to one meter in thickness.

Engineering Services

In conjunction with out various site investigation services Southern Ground Testing provide high quality reporting by our degree qualified engineers.

Hand-held drilling equipment

Hand held window sampling is a technique where soil sample tubes are driven into the ground using the vibrating action of a jackhammer. The sample tubes are withdrawn using hand operated jacks.

in situ testing

Southern Ground Testing carry out California Bearing Tests (CBR's), plate loading tests, and in situ density determinations by sand or water replacement methods.

in situ soil remediation

With the increased cost of disposing of contaminated soils Southern ground Testing are frequently called on the carry out in situ remediation of soils.

Tracked rig soil sampling

Southern Ground Testing operate several tracked soil sampling and profiling rigs. These units are self propelled rubber tracked percussive rigs.

wheeled rig soil sampling

The wheeled sampling and profiling rigs are primarily used for dynamic probing, an application where a continuous density profile of the soil is obtained.

Contact us


Units 3 & 4, Block 2

Newlands Avenue

Brackla Industrial Estate

CF31 2DA

United Kingdom